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GCA Worrall Cup Winners

GCA members reminded to enter Worrall Cup

MEMBERS of the Garden Centre Association (GCA) are this month (January, 2019) being reminded… Full story

 Phalaenopsis with open flowers lasts longer

Results of 5 years of quality monitoring by Royal FloraHolland - Phalaenopsis with open flowers lasts longer

Many consumers think that they can enjoy a Phalaenopsis for longer if they buy one with most of the… Full story
A Golden Time To Enjoy Your Garden

A Golden Time To Enjoy Your Garden

Expert tips from Betterlife to keep you gardening gracefully, no… Full story

A winter gardening scene with a frosty leaf

Winter gardening – top tips for landscapers

There’s no doubt that winter can be a tough season for landscape gardeners. During the colder months, clients are more interested in staying inside than getting out and making the most of their… Full story

GREEN VELVET grass seed

SBM Life Science to market the GREEN VELVET grass seed Brand

SBM Life Science Ltd are delighted to announce a new agreement with Barenbrug UK to market their Green Velvet grass seed brand.

The SBM sales team will now be selling and supporting the… Full story

Christmas vegan meal

How your restaurant can cater to vegan customers this Christmas

Restaurants around the UK must begin to understand that veganism isn’t a trend, but a lifestyle choice that is here to stay. The Vegan Society found that there are around 600,000 vegans in the… Full story

online marketing

Content marketing: the next big thing in online marketing

The next big thing in online marketing is content marketing. Sharing knowledge and information helps to get more followers on social media, gain better Google rankings and ultimately attracts new… Full story

NOMA Garden Art Solar Bulb

NOMA Garden Lighting – New Range and New Look for 2019

Following its unveiling at GLEE, the new 2019 NOMA Garden Lighting range is now available to order from LeisureGrow Products.

Along with great quality product, the range also comes with… Full story

The mobile garden trend is set to continue

The mobile garden trend is set to continue

THE TREND for a mobile garden is set to continue says Wyevale Nurseries (October, 2018) as… Full story

Christmas department at Haskins Garden Centre

Christmas department opens at Haskins Garden Centres 

The garden centre group, Haskins, is celebrating after a successful launch of its Christmas department across all four of its centres.

Customers can browse a variety of gifts, with plenty… Full story

Glasglo display with CRT screen

Glasglo makes TV screens into stunning aggregate

Garden Trade Specialist editor Victoria Galligan spoke to Jim McNulty, Development Director at Restructa Ltd, whose brands include GlasGlo – a recycling firm whose aggregates are made from glass… Full story

Christmas Tree Growers

A year in the life of a Christmas Tree Grower

For hundreds of growers across the country, Christmas is more than just a day in the calendar – it’s a year-round job which culminates in December and begins again in January.  Harry Brightwell of… Full story

Smart Garden’s Flamboya

Smart Garden’s Flamboya brand sets the industry standard in garden décor

Launched at Glee 2017 to critical acclaim, Smart Garden’s Flamboya brand has already achieved resounding sales success this season with an unrivalled selection of garden décor products, garden… Full story

Liberon Garden ColourCare range

Liberon launches Garden Colourcare range

Liberon, the leading woodcare brand, is bringing a splash of colour to the garden with its new Garden ColourCare range. Featuring four products, all benefiting from the same advanced formulations… Full story